Thore F. Sager

RD4 Dynamics of the Ocean Floor - Marine Geodynamics 

Room: 8C-206

GEOMAR | Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel
Wischhofstraße 1-3
D-24148 Kiel


Research interests

  • Seismic interpretation
  • Structural tectonics
  • Inversion tectonics
  • Submarine landslides
  • Marine geohazards
  • Halokinesis


  • 2017 - 2019 MSc. at Aarhus University
  • 2019 - present PhD-student at GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel (DFG Project TRISCO)

Scientific cruises

•    SO277 August – October 2020, OMAX (SMART and MAPACT), Mediterranean Sea

Conferences and additional experiences

  • EGU 2019, Vienna 07-12 April
  • DHRTC summer school 2018, Copenhagen and Esbjerg "Mature oil fields"
  • DGG 2021, Kiel 01-05 March
  • EGU 2021, Vienna 19-30 April (online)


Member of the GEOMAR DokTeam - the representation of doctoral researchers at GEOMAR

Helmholtz Junior - the representation of doctoral researchers in the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres

  • Treasurer
  • Speaker of the Events Team


  • Sager, T. F.; Rønø Clausen, O.; Hundebøl Hansen, T. “Structural and depositional evolution of the Lower Cretaceous in the Danish Feda Graben Area – an analysis based on 3D seismic data”, [Poster] In: 21st EGU General Assembly, EGU2019, Proceedings from the conference held 7-12 Apr 2019 in Vienna Austria
  • Sager, T. F., Urlaub, M., Kaminski, P., Lastras, G., Canals, M., and Berndt, C.: Evolutionary development and volume balance calculations of the Ana Slide in the Eivissa Channel, Western Mediterranean, EGU General Assembly 2021, online, 19–30 Apr 2021, EGU21-2118,, 2021.